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Patriotic splendor


Fireworks explode over Veterans Memorial Park in Belle Center in observance of Independence Day on Friday. A slideshow below contains additional photos of Fourth of July festivities at Belle Center and West Mansfield. (EXAMINER PHOTO | REUBEN MEES)



Tickled to be an American Ezra Ramsey, 4, laughs as his father, Jason Ramsey tickles him near his grandfather Mike Ramsey’s 1967 Mustang during the classic car show at the West Mansfield Fourth of July celebration on Friday. (EXAMINER PHOTO | REUBEN MEES)


 Bellefontaine Examiner 2014 Fourth of July Slideshow

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Last Updated on Saturday, 05 July 2014

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C.R. 10 to be resurfaced next week


The Logan County Engineer’s Office announces that the Shelly Company will resurface County Road 10 from east of the Zanesfield village limit to State Route 292 beginning Monday, July 7.

The work is scheduled to continue throughout the week through July 11. Crews will work between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. each day, and the road will be open to local traffic and emergency vehicles only.

Stockyard crossing closing for repairs

CSX Railroad crews will work on the railroad crossing on Stockyard Road (Township Road 217) between Monday, July 7, through July 11.

The crossing, which is west of U.S. Route 68, will be closed to motor vehicle traffic.

Last Updated on Saturday, 05 July 2014

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Pockras elected to lead Reformed Presbyterian synod



Phil Pockras, 60, pastor of the Belle Center Reformed Presbyterian Church, was unanimously elected the moderator of the 183rd annual Synod Meeting of the Reformed Presbyterian Church of North America at Indiana Wesleyan University in Marion, Ind.

Last Updated on Saturday, 05 July 2014

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Man lodged on warrant


Kristopher Stewart, 32, of Urbana, was arrested on a felony warrant about 11:45 p.m. Thursday.

Last Updated on Saturday, 05 July 2014

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Candidates vie for royalty titles

The Logan County Fair king and queen will be crowned in a ceremony that begins at 6 p.m. Monday, July 7, in the entertainment tent, in an event that also features a prince and princess contest for the first time.

Last Updated on Thursday, 03 July 2014

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Man arrested for stealing beer, getting drunk in gas station



Officers of the Bellefontaine Police Department arrested a man Friday morning for stealing beer and drinking it in a gas station bathroom.

Last Updated on Friday, 04 July 2014

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Theft complaint results in arrest

Benjamin D. Brown, 24, of 232 Ellis St., DeGraff, was arrested for theft Thursday, deputies of the Logan County Sheriff’s Office report.

Last Updated on Friday, 04 July 2014

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County officials attend statewide Opiate Addiction Symposium

COLUMBUS — Local judicial, law enforcement, and treatment services representatives traveled to Columbus this week to learn about practices and options for opiate addiction treatment at the Ohio Judicial Symposium on Opiate Addiction.

Last Updated on Friday, 04 July 2014

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